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UK fracking allowed to resume

The government says fracking for shale gas can resume in the UK, with new controls to address the risk of small earth tremors.

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Greenpeace: UK fracking plans a 'dangerous fantasy'

The environmental campaign group Greenpeace has warned that shale gas will not lower energy bills in the UK, as it has in the US:

George Osborne's dream of building Dallas in Lancashire is a dangerous fantasy ...

Energy analysts agree the UK cannot replicate the American experience of fracking, and that shale gas will do little or nothing to lower bills.

– Leila Deen, Greenpeace Energy Campaigner

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